Occupation Profile for Molding and Casting Workers

Perform a variety of duties such as mixing materials, assembling mold parts, filling molds, and stacking molds to mold and cast a wide range of products.

 
 
 

 
 
Sample Job Titles
Adobe Block Maker
Adobe Maker
Almond Paste Molder
Apprentice, Mold Maker
Artificial Candy Maker
Battery Caster
Bed Laborer
Block Maker
Box Builder
Broom Maker
Burial Vault Maker
Burial Vault Setter
Candle Molder, Hand
Candy Roller
Caster
Catheter Builder
Cell Builder
Cell Maker
Cement Fittings Maker
Cigar Maker, Hand
Cigar Roller
Clay Modeler
Clay Molder
Clay Thrower
Compo Caster
Composite Technician
Composition Molder
Compounder
Concrete Float Maker
Concrete Pipe Maker
Concrete Stone Fabricator
Concrete Vault Maker
Coremaker, Pipe
Cultured Marble Products Maker
Denture Model Maker
Die Builder
Encapsulator
Fabricator
Hand Molder
Hand Molder and Caster
Handle Maker
Injection Molding Machine Operator
Instrument Maker, Musical
Kiln Furniture Caster
Laundry Tub Maker
Lead Caster
Loader-Demolder
Machine Castings Plasterer
Machine-Made Shoe Unit Worker
Mannequin Mold Maker
Mannequin Molder
Mascara Molder
Mill Helper
Modeler
Mold Blower
Mold Builder
Mold Dresser
Mold Filler
Mold Filler and Drainer
Mold Filler, Plastic Dolls
Mold Filling Operator
Mold Maker
Mold Maker, Terra Cotta
Mold Mechanic
Mold Operator
Mold Presser
Mold Setter
Mold Stamper
Molder
Molder, Candle, Hand
Molder, Hand
Molder, Plaster
Molder, Sweep
Molder, Toilet Products
Molding Line Assistant
Molding Line Operator
Mosaic Tile Maker
Needle Leader
Novelty Candy Maker
Packer, Denture
Plaster Caster
Plaster Die Maker
Plaster Maker
Plaster Mold Maker
Plaster Molder
Plaster Pattern Caster
Plastic Duplicator
Plastic Joint Maker
Plastic Molder
Pourer
Precast Molder
Press Operator
Production Worker
Rubber Molder
Rubber Stamp Maker
Scagliola Mechanic
Smoother
Stogy Maker
Stogy Roller
Technician, Ear Mold Laboratory
Terrazzo Tile Maker
Tile Maker, Hand
Tile Molder
Tobacco Wetter
Toby Maker
Transit Press Operator
Watch Crystal Molder
Wrapper Operator, Hand

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Sources: Career Guide to Industries (CGI), Occupational Information Network (O*Net), Occupation Outlook Handbook (OOH)
Knowledge
  • Mathematics — Knowledge of arithmetic, algebra, geometry, calculus, statistics, and their applications.
  • Engineering and Technology — Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology. This includes applying principles, techniques, procedures, and equipment to the design and production of various goods and services.
  • Sales and Marketing — Knowledge of principles and methods for showing, promoting, and selling products or services. This includes marketing strategy and tactics, product demonstration, sales techniques, and sales control systems.
  • Medicine and Dentistry — Knowledge of the information and techniques needed to diagnose and treat human injuries, diseases, and deformities. This includes symptoms, treatment alternatives, drug properties and interactions, and preventive health-care measures.
  • Physics — Knowledge and prediction of physical principles, laws, their interrelationships, and applications to understanding fluid, material, and atmospheric dynamics, and mechanical, electrical, atomic and sub- atomic structures and processes.
Skills
  • Equipment Maintenance — Performing routine maintenance on equipment and determining when and what kind of maintenance is needed.
  • Coordination — Adjusting actions in relation to others' actions.
  • Active Learning — Understanding the implications of new information for both current and future problem-solving and decision-making.
  • Writing — Communicating effectively in writing as appropriate for the needs of the audience.
  • Troubleshooting — Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.
Abilities
  • Near Vision — The ability to see details at close range (within a few feet of the observer).
  • Stamina — The ability to exert yourself physically over long periods of time without getting winded or out of breath.
  • Explosive Strength — The ability to use short bursts of muscle force to propel oneself (as in jumping or sprinting), or to throw an object.
  • Oral Comprehension — The ability to listen to and understand information and ideas presented through spoken words and sentences.
  • Hearing Sensitivity — The ability to detect or tell the differences between sounds that vary in pitch and loudness.
Tasks
  • Supplemental — Verify dimensions of products, using measuring instruments such as calipers, vernier gauges, and protractors.
  • Supplemental — Load or stack filled molds in ovens, dryers, or curing boxes, or on storage racks or carts.
  • Supplemental — Tap or tilt molds to ensure uniform distribution of materials.
  • Supplemental — Set the proper operating temperature for each casting.
  • Supplemental — Patch broken edges and fractures, using clay or plaster.
Activities
  • Monitoring and Controlling Resources — Monitoring and controlling resources and overseeing the spending of money.
  • Guiding, Directing, and Motivating Subordinates — Providing guidance and direction to subordinates, including setting performance standards and monitoring performance.
  • Assisting and Caring for Others — Providing personal assistance, medical attention, emotional support, or other personal care to others such as coworkers, customers, or patients.
  • Repairing and Maintaining Electronic Equipment — Servicing, repairing, calibrating, regulating, fine-tuning, or testing machines, devices, and equipment that operate primarily on the basis of electrical or electronic (not mechanical) principles.
  • Getting Information — Observing, receiving, and otherwise obtaining information from all relevant sources.

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